Retail is undergoing rapid changes, both for consumers and for retailers. The resulting challenge for many cities and municipalities – but also for higher levels of authority – is to find a suitable response to these changes that supports local businesses. IDEA Consult has the necessary expertise to provide public authorities with focused advice and support, always tailored to suit the client's needs. IDEA Consult offers an integrated approach with potential solutions that are supported by all the stakeholders involved. This can range from creating a vision with a linked action plan, to coordinating the prevailing spatial and economic perspective, or even preparing applications for subsidies.